June 27, 2021

Pocatello Outdoor Recreation announces an advanced backpacking trip, scheduled for August 26-30, 2021.

The announcement reads:

“For anyone with backpacking experience or a high level of fitness or a high tolerance for learning the hard way, we are offering a 5-day extended backpacking trip.  This trip will help participants learn the finer points of planning an extended self-supported wilderness trip.  Fees include transportation, permit fees, sanitation supplies, food containers, basic first aid and a facilitator.  Fees do not include personal equipment or food.  Participants need to be able to carry 35-45 pounds for 10 miles a day over rugged terrain.”

The cost for the trip is $150 per person.  Pre-trip meetings are scheduled for July 15 and August 5 at 7:00 p.m. at Ross Park Shop, 2701 South 2nd Avenue in Pocatello.

For more details or to register, visit:  Advanced Backpacking Trip

 

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